Walnut Parklet

Walnut Street Parklet to hold opening Saturday

Porch on Walnut to open Saturday.

Yogi Berra’s former Montclair mansion finds a buyer

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news After being on the market for three months, Yankee legend Yogi Berra's former Montclair home, a lavish Tudor mansion on Wayside Place, apparently has a buyer.The house, which was listed for sale...

Once free, residents now charged to attend Adult School

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair residents will now have to pay tuition to take classes at the Adult School of Montclair as part of the school’s new policy.But that tuition comes with a 50 percent discount.In...

Council to take over Lackawanna Plaza redevelopment process

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsIn an effort to expedite the project, the Township Council is taking over control of the redevelopment of Lackawanna Plaza, mandating that a detailed plan for it be drawn up by June...

Mayor wants Lackawanna developers at May 23 council meeting

By LINDA MOSSmoss@montclairlocal.news Saying he wants “to keep their feet to the fire,” Mayor Robert Jackson is inviting the developers of the controversial Lackawanna Plaza redevelopment project to the May 23 Township Council meeting for...

Town tries to settle possible suit, Plofker’s Diva Lounge plans

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsThreatened with a lawsuit, the township is trying to reach a settlement with the developer of the former Warner Communications building on Lorraine Avenue, raising concerns from residents who live near the...
Green Business

Montclair continues work with Green Business Program

by ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Last year, Montclair rolled out a new program, in partnership with Montclair State University, to encourage local businesses to adopt eco-friendly practices. This year, the partners hope that the Green Business Program will...
parklet

Parklets to crop up again this year

A “parklet” - a mini-park that can fit in any on-street parking space - can offer that space.

Brookdale ShopRite to join vendors at new farmers’ market

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news As an interim move until the Fourth Ward gets back its supermarket, Brookdale ShopRite will be joining the vendors at the new farmers’ market at Crane Park, the Montclair Center Business Improvement...